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Kelly Kopera

Chemistry M.S. Candidate

Faculty Advisor

Professor Kristin Wustholz

Research Interests

Single-molecule spectroscopy of photosensitizers for applications in solar energy conversion

Education

B.S. Summa cum laude, May 2020, College of William & Mary
Major: Chemistry

Honors

W&M Chemistry Kranbuehl-Thompson Fellowship 2020-2021
Virginia Space Grant Consortium Undergraduate Research Scholarship 2019

Publications & Presentations

Kopera, K.; Tuckman, H.; Wustholz, K. “Investigating the Electron-Transfer Dynamics of Eosin Y Photosensitizers using Single-Molecule Spectroscopy and Monte Carlo Simulations.” Inter-American Photochemical Society Poster Session; Sarasota, FL 2020.

Education & Career Objectives:

After completing my Master’s, I would like to either pursue a PhD or a career in industry.